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We chose the Villa Rosa for its location and quaintness. Those qualities it had. The staff was friendly and helpful. The "red flag" issue did not bother us at all nor was it an issue. Having said that we found the bed extremely firm for our liking and the pillows flat. Needless to say we did not sleep well. Added...

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service, good location close to the pier and restaurants. It has a beautiful pool area with quaint gardens and an old spanish style. The room was very nicely done and clean and the bed was very comfortable. We found it perfect for a getaway.

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Thank Greg K
Matthews, North Carolina
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

What a charming place! Each room had different decor all with a European flair. The people at the desk were friendly. Happy hour with wine and cheese was fun. Met all sorts of people and had a ball. Would come back

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Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful spot. The rooms have an individual charm. worth coming back. The owners are such friendly people and are very welcoming. Villa Rosa inn is what Visiting Santa Barbara is all about.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed November 17, 2016

We rolled into town with no bookings on an unexpectedly busy weekend. The tourist bureau suggested the Villa Rosa and rang for us - lucky us we got the last room! As other reviewers have said, if you are after a cookie cutter modern chain hotel, this is not the place for you. But if, like us, you love quirky,...

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California
Reviewed November 10, 2016

We recently stayed overnight at the Villa Rosa Inn in Santa Barbara. The place is fine, but aging and in need of some TLC. The shrubs and plantings are overgrown. The pool area is in a bit of disarray again, mostly due to the lack of maintenance. The rooms are average sized but the bathroom was really tiny and strange....

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Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the inn this past weekend and I couldn't have been more pleased. Let me start off by saying I'm someone who loves quirky offbeat places. This is not a bougie sleek modern resort, so if that's your style, stay elsewhere. With that said, I freaking loved it here. It's an old Spanish style villa packed with unique...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Villa Rosa Inn is an historic building. It is quaint, lovely and a perfect place to spend one or several nights. It is located one block from the beach and 1/4 mile from Sterns Wharf. Shopping and restaurants are all within walking distance. The Inn is older and feels more like a residence than a hotel. It is clean and...

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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this hotel, it is very quaint and the staff are very friendly. Every evening at 5 PM there is a cheese and wine spread that is free for guests. We found this evening gathering of the guests made new friendships and for a very enjoyable stay. Our balcony was condemned, however we did not find this to...

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Corona, United States
Reviewed August 3, 2016

My husband & I stayed here touted as a B & B for one night on our way home from our son's wedding to have some couples time. The overall structure was nice; almost like a private mansion transformed into a small hotel however it was much more like a hotel than a bed and breakfast. The TV in our...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Villa Rosa Inn

Address: 15 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $177 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Villa Rosa Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Two story rooms on the street side have views to mist covered mountains in the morning. Rooms over the pool have a nice aspect.”
 of 5 bubbles 857DanielleS, Nov 17, 2016 | Read review
“Room 9...2nd story on the end. It's spacious, quiet, and comfortable, with lots of windows and an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles suear2016, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“room #6 upstairs (annex)”
 of 5 bubbles wolfgangk216, Feb 27, 2016 | Read review
“WE had a larger room with the small kitchenette which was nice.”
 of 5 bubbles catherinee523, Feb 3, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the courtyard if you 're looking for peace and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 961darrenp, Nov 2, 2015 | Read review
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